Guests

Year after year, Naka-Kon brings amazing guests from across the U.S. and Japan! In addition to your favorite voice actors, this is your chance to meet musicians, cosplayers, artists and mangaka, and industry representatives. Throughout the convention you can attend their panels and workshops, as well as get autographs! Every year we host live concerts and dance parties, as well as other special events with our guests.

Guest: Robbie Daymond

Robbie Daymond

Robbie Daymond, voice of Prompto in FFXV and Tuxedo Mask in Sailor Moon, is coming to Naka-Kon 2017! In addition to these roles, Robbie has also voiced characters in anime such as One-Punch Man and Sword Art Online II, as well as video games such as Persona 5 and Tales of Zestiria. Read more

Guest: David Vincent

David Vincent

David is an award-winning voice actor and producer based in Los Angeles. He’s given voice to hundreds of animation/anime episodes and video game titles, as well as made guest star appearances on TV shows such as The Mentalist and NCIS. Read more.

Guest: Kitterbunz

Cosplay Guest: Kitterbunz

KitterBunz has been cosplaying since 2012. Although she resides in Kansas City, this proud cosplayer hails from Wichita originally! Read more!

 

Guest: Tei Ogata

Tei Ogata

Tei Ogata is a mangaka from Osaka, Japan. He is also a teacher, providing lessons to aspiring young manga artists on how to improve their drawing and storytelling skills.. Read more.

Guests: Rondonrats

Rondonrats

We are pleased to announce this year's first musical guests, Rondonrats! Formed in Hiroshima, Japan, Rondonrats is a five-piece melodic rock band. Read more and check out their videos!

 
Guest: Showshow Kurihara

Showshow Kurihara

We are honored to announce renowned manga artist Showshow Kurihari as a guest. Kurihara-sensei debuted in 1986, at the young age of 17. Since that time he has amassed an impressive body of work including manga, album cover art, game character design and many other commercial art projects. Read more.

 
Guest: New World

A New World: intimate music from FINAL FANTASY

Naka-Kon is happy to announce "A New World: intimate music from FINAL FANTASY" will perform Saturday, March 11, at 11 a.m. in the Overland Park Convention Center Ballroom. The concert is open to all with Naka-Kon 2017 convention membership badges: no extra ticket purchase is needed to attend.

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Amelie Belcher

Amelie Belcher

Join us in welcoming back Naka-Kon favorite, Amelie Belcher. "Ami-Chan" was born in Baton-Bloody-Boring-Rouge, Louisiana, where the combination of chemical plant fumes and river water did major damage to her fragile little mind at an early age. By all accounts, she started drawing at the age of 5 (when she figured out that the pencil goes on the paper and NOT up your nose) and didn't stop drawing until she ran out of paper...20 years later. Read more.